African Plant Database

Cenchrus pennisetiformis Hochst. & Steud.
Family : POACEAE
Protologue : Syn. Pl. Glumac. 1: 109 (1854)
Information on the genus : Cenchrus
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cenchrus pennisetiformis Hochst. & Steud. subsp. pennisetiformis
 Pennisetum pennisetiforme (Hochst. & Steud. ex Steud.) Wipff (2001)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cenchrus aequiglumis Chiov. (1926)
=Cenchrus rigidifolius Fig. & De Not. (1854)
Taxon infra-specific
Cenchrus pennisetiformis subsp. glabrata Chrtek & Osb. -Kos.
Cenchrus pennisetiformis Hochst. & Steud. subsp. pennisetiformis

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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